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Police: Suspect wanted for murder in Zachary turns himself in

Antonio Thomas (Source: Zachary PD) Antonio Thomas (Source: Zachary PD)
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ZACHARY, LA (WAFB) -

Police say the teen wanted for a fatal shooting in Zachary has turned himself in to police.  

Officials with the Zachary Police Department say Antonio D. Thomas, 18, was connected to the shooting death of 19-year-old Darrian Hawkins. They issued a warrant for his arrest and Thomas turned himself in on Tuesday, July 12. He was booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison. 

The shooting happened Tuesday, July 5 at roughly 6 p.m. on LA 19 at Lower Zachary Road. Investigators say they located a vehicle that was allegedly connected to the shooting and it is being processed at the State Police Crime Lab. 

Police have not released any information regarding the possible motive. 

If you know anything regarding the whereabouts of Thomas, call Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-7867. 

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